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There are 6 ways to get from Nairobi to Siaya by plane, bus or car

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Fly Nairobi to Kisumu, bus

  1. Fly from Nairobi (NBO) to Kisumu (KIS)
  2. Take the bus from Kisumu to Siaya

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Nairobi to Siaya

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Fly Nairobi to Eldoret, drive

  1. Fly from Nairobi (NBO) to Eldoret (EDL)
  2. Drive from Eldoret to Siaya

Fly Nairobi Wilson to Kisumu, bus

  1. Fly from Nairobi Wilson (WIL) to Kisumu (KIS)
  2. Take the bus from Kisumu to Siaya

Fly Nairobi Wilson to Eldoret, drive

  1. Fly from Nairobi Wilson (WIL) to Eldoret (EDL)
  2. Drive from Eldoret to Siaya

Drive

  1. Drive from Nairobi to Siaya

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The cheapest way to get from Nairobi to Siaya is to bus which costs $6 - $18 and takes 7h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Nairobi to Siaya is to fly and drive which costs $100 - $270 and takes 3h 34m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nairobi and arriving at Siaya. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 30m.

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It is 318 km from Nairobi to Siaya. It is approximately 410.6 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Nairobi to Siaya without a car is to bus which takes 7h 30m and costs $6 - $18.

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It takes approximately 3h 44m to get from Nairobi to Siaya, including transfers.

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Nairobi to Siaya bus services, operated by The Guardian Coach, depart from Nairobi station.

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The quickest flight from Nairobi Airport to Kisumu Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Nairobi to Siaya bus services, operated by The Guardian Coach, arrive at Siaya station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nairobi to Siaya is 411 km. It takes approximately 6h to drive from Nairobi to Siaya.

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  • Distance: 318.4 km
  • Duration: 3h 44m

What companies run services between Nairobi, Kenya and Siaya, Vihiga, Kenya?

The Guardian Coach operates a bus from Nairobi to Siaya 4 times a day. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 7h 30m. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Nairobi to Kisumu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Flights from Nairobi to Eldoret
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Jambojet Limited
Website
jambojet.com
Flights from Nairobi to Kisumu
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Flights from Nairobi to Eldoret
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Safarilink
Website
flysafarilink.com
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Kisumu
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Skyward Express
Website
skywardexpress.co.ke
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Eldoret
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Fly540
Website
fly540.com
Flights from Nairobi to Eldoret
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Bus operators
Crown Bus
Phone
+254 722 719944
Email
customercare@crownbus.co.ke
Website
crownbus.co.ke
Bus from Kisumu to Siaya
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
crownbus.co.ke
Bus from Nairobi to Siaya
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
crownbus.co.ke
The Guardian Coach
Phone
+254 726 511 628
Email
info@theguardiancoach.com
Website
theguardian.co.ke
Bus from Nairobi to Siaya
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
theguardiancoach.com
Book at
theguardian.co.ke
Easy Coach
Phone
+254 0202210711
Email
ict@easycoach.co.ke
Website
easycoach.co.ke
Bus from Nairobi to Siaya
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
easycoach.co.ke

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Kenya Airways and Jambojet Limited offer flights from Nairobi Airport to Kisumu Airport.

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There are two+ hotels available in Siaya. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Nairobi to Nairobi Airport is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs $35 - $45.

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